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Food Truck Safari

Date: July 12, 2014 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Feed your inner animal at some of South Florida’s best food trucks inside the Zoo! Enjoy live music with Emily Brooke and Shin Dig Duo, along with exciting zookeeper talks and up-close animal encounters, with trucks scheduled by Food Truck Collective. Beer & Wine is available for those 21 and older. Admission: $9 adult members, $10 adult non-members, $6 child members, $7 child non-members, under 3 free. Gate proceeds support regular Zoo operations. Food and beverage purchases are NOT included in admission. All food trucks are donating a portion of their proceeds toward Zoo operations. Trucks accept cash or credit. For more information or to view a list of trucks, please click on the event title above.
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Food Truck Safari

Safari Nights: Wild, Wild West presented by MedExpress

Date: July 11, 2014 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
It’s time for you and your posse to head over to the Zoo for a wild hoedown that lasts until the cows come home! Round up the gang and head to the Zoo for a kid-friendly DJ and dance party in the Fountain Plaza, face painting, up-close animal encounters, meet ‘n’ greets with some of the ZooCrew’s costume characters, and kids crafts in the Zoo’s Florida Pioneer House. Take a photo with our cowboy from 6-8 p.m. Admission: Adult Non-Members (13 and older) $15.95, Child Non-Members (ages 3 through 12) $9.95, Palm Beach Zoo Members and children under 3 are free. Admission includes access to the entire Zoo. Please note, as dusk approaches some animals may not be visible and some paths may be closed.
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Safari Nights: Wild, Wild West presented by MedExpress

Roar & Pour featuring The Surfin' Tones

Date: July 5, 2014 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Enjoy all-American beach music from The Surfin’ Tones, food, and drink service in the Zoo’s Fountain Plaza, and the party goes until 9:30 p.m. Guests can expect amazing up-close animal encounters and zookeeper talks. The Zoo will have some café tables and chairs in the Fountain Plaza during Roar & Pour, and guests are invited to bring folding lawn chairs for comfort while listening to bands. Enjoy 50% off our regular Roar & Pour admission prices in July! Enjoy 50% Off Regular Roar & Pour Admission Prices in July: Regular Prices - Adult Non-Member (13 and older) $15.95, Adult Member (13 and older) $9.00, Child Non-Member (ages 3 through 12) $9.95, Child Member (ages 3 through 12) $5.00, Children under 3 are free. Admission prices start at 4:30 p.m. Food and drinks are not included in the cost of admission.
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Safari Nights: Independence Day

Date: July 4, 2014 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Keep the patriotism rolling through the evening of July 4th with Safari Nights at the Zoo! Guests can enjoy a kid-friendly DJ and dance party in the Fountain Plaza, face painting, up-close animal encounters, meet ‘n’ greets with some of the ZooCrew’s costume characters, and kids crafts in the Zoo’s Florida Pioneer House. Hot Shot Slot Cars joins Safari Nights with your chance to race and learn how you can have a track at your own party. Admission: Adult Non-Members (13 and older) $15.95, Child Non-Members (ages 3 through 12) $9.95, Palm Beach Zoo Members and children under 3 are free. Admission includes access to the entire Zoo. Please note, as dusk approaches some animals may not be visible and some paths may be closed. For more information, please click the event title above.
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Red, White & Zoo BBQ

Date: July 4, 2014 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Celebrate our nation’s independence at the Zoo with amazing animals, a fantastic fountain for cooling off, and shady pathways to walk! An All-American 4th of July BBQ offers delicious grilled food items for sale in the Interactive Play Fountain area from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Regular Zoo admission prices do not include BBQ food.
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Red, White & Zoo BBQ

Independence Day Weekend

Date: Jul 4 to 6, 2014
Patriotic Wild Things Presentation, 12 p.m. each day; American Flag Colors Scavenger Hunt, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day: July 4, July 5, and July 6 – All Independence Day weekend, come to the Zoo for a Patriotic Wild Things Presentation! Find out which Zoo animals are the colors of Old Glory. Learn what actions you can take to help keep America beautiful by conserving wild habitat of “amber waves of grain” and “purple mountain majesties.” Children can participate in an American Flag Colors Scavenger Hunt by looking for red, white and blue animals around the Zoo. Every child who can tell a front gate staff member at least one animal per flag color will have their names entered into a drawing to win a red, white and blue Animal Art painting, done by one of the Zoo’s animal artists! The Patriotic Wild Things Presentation will be at 12 p.m. each day, and the American Flag Colors Scavenger Hunt will last from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day on July 4th thru the 6th.
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Off The Hookah on Clematis Street is throwing a street party to celebrate their 4th anniversary and raise funds for the Palm Beach Zoo! There are two parts to this party! As part of the free street party the Palm Beach Zoo will have display tables with interesting presentations where you and your kids can learn about some Zoo animals and Hawksbill turtles from 6- 7:30 pm. One of the ZooCrew members will be available for photos, too! There will also be a stage with live music and an exciting BMX bicycle exhibition and much more! Then from 7:30-10 pm, there’s a ticketed party with an open bar and free passed hors d’oeuvres. 100% of your ticket purchase goes to the Zoo and we sincerely thank Off The Hookah for their generosity! Tickets are $20.00 each; guests must be 21 years and older to partake in open bar, otherwise no age restriction. Tickets are only available at www.palmbeachzoo.org and must be purchased by Wednesday, July 2nd! TO PURCHASE TICKETS, click on the event title above!
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Off The Hookah 4th Anniversary Street Party to Benefit the PALM BEACH ZOO!

Roar & Pour: Reggae Night featuring Seagrape Souljahs

Date: June 28, 2014 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Explore the Zoo and enjoy the party with Seagrape Souljahs at Roar & Pour. Gates open at 4:30pm and the whole Zoo is open. Live reggae and rock music by Seagrape Souljahs, fresh grilled food, and a cash bar with beer, wine and frozen drinks all start at 5:30pm. Feel free to bring your own folding lawn/beach chairs for listening to the band and dress to cool off in the Interactive Fountain! For more information, please click the event title above...
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Roar & Pour: Reggae Night featuring Seagrape Souljahs

Green Market at the Palm Beach Zoo

Date: June 28, 2014 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Farm-fresh Florida produce for sale during a new Green Market Stand from 11:00 am – 5:30 pm every other Saturday starting March 8, 2014 and running through June 28, 2014. Visitors can browse a wonderful selection of fresh, locally-grown produce and other sustainably harvested items near the exit gate, and learn about how buying local produce protects wildlife. The market stand will remain open until 5:30 pm so that all zoo-goers have a chance to shop before they head home for the evening. This market will run every other Saturday from March through June.
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Green Market at the Palm Beach Zoo

The Gulf Stream Current comes closest to the mainland U.S. right here in Palm Beach County, resulting in a remarkably diverse assemblage of fish and invertebrate species. Join Larry Wood, Linton Creel and Laura Doran of the Palm Beach County Reef Research Team for a thorough overview of local sea turtle, fish, and invertebrate classification and identification, and help clean the reefs! Informational classroom session begins at 9:00 a.m., followed by an early afternoon two-tank dive to help clean the reefs and identify marine species. Sponsored by the National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation. Cost: $95 per diver; $45 non-diver. All proceeds benefit the Florida Hawksbill Project at the Palm Beach Zoo. Make reservations with Jim Abernethy’s Scuba Adventures: info@scuba-adventures.com or 561-842-6356. READ MORE by clicking on the event title above >>>
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Marine Conservation Lecture & Dive Series: Who's Who - The Amazing Diversity of Palm Beach County's Marine Life & 4th Annual Palm Beach County Reef Clean-Up

 

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West Palm Beach, Florida 33405-3035
(561) 547-9453

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Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.